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Current Status
Free Agent since 2018-08-02 * Definition of FA
High Level
Proper Name
Kirk Robert Niewenhuis
Stat Years
2008-2019  [mlb] 2012-2017
6-3 / 210
Left / Right
CF (576) ... RF (180) ... LF (143) ... OF (73) ... 1B (8)
Draft Position
Born Date/Place
High School
Denver Christian (Denver,CO)
Azusa Pacific University (Azusa, California)
Selected by the New York Mets in Round #3 (#100 overall) of the 2008 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Signing Scouts
Fred Mazuca
MLB Debut
2012-04-07 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.244)
Service Time
3.112 (2016)
NYN [8] MIL [2] ANA [1] SEA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 142590 ... retro id: nieuk001 ... mlbam id: 543590
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed62Power85Contact21XBH84RBIs58Runs60Hitting42Durability48Team.506Ratings Explained
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The list below is of all top 10 rankings for basic statistics over the course of his career for qualifying league. A qualifying league is MLB, Minor Leagues, Indy Leagues and Division I College. All other leagues may or may not be statistically complete at the league or conference level, therefore, we do not display the rankings here.

Appearance on Leaderboards

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  • CategoryYearTeamsLeagueStatisticRankStat Value
    Batting2008Brooklyn CyclonesNYPLGames Played374
    Batting2008Brooklyn CyclonesNYPLPlate Appearances1319
    Batting2008Brooklyn CyclonesNYPLAt Bats2285
    Batting2008Brooklyn CyclonesNYPLHits679
    Batting2008Brooklyn CyclonesNYPLTriples55
    Batting2008Brooklyn CyclonesNYPLCaught Stealings47
    Batting2008Brooklyn CyclonesNYPLStrikeouts870
    Batting2009St. Lucie MetsFSLSlugging Percentage3.467
    Batting2009St. Lucie MetsFSLOn Base Plus Slugging5.824
    Batting2009St. Lucie MetsFSLPlate Appearances2547
    Batting2009St. Lucie MetsFSLAt Bats4482
    Batting2009St. Lucie MetsFSLRuns191
    Batting2009St. Lucie MetsFSLHits6132
    Batting2009St. Lucie MetsFSLTotal Bases1225
    Batting2009St. Lucie MetsFSLDoubles135
    Batting2009St. Lucie MetsFSLHome Runs316
    Batting2009St. Lucie MetsFSLRuns Batted In571
    Batting2009St. Lucie MetsFSLWalks1053
    Batting2009St. Lucie MetsFSLStrikeouts5118
    Batting2009St. Lucie MetsFSLExtra Base Hits156
    Batting2009St. Lucie MetsFSLSecondary Average7.328
    Batting2009St. Lucie MetsFSLIsolated Power2.193
    Batting2010Binghamton MetsEastSlugging Percentage10.510
    Batting2010Binghamton MetsEastDoubles635
    Batting2010Binghamton MetsEastExtra Base Hits853
    Batting2010Binghamton MetsEastIsolated Power10.221
    Batting2013Las Vegas 51sPCLSecondary Average7.372
    Batting2016Milwaukee BrewersNLCaught Stealings89
    Batting2018Tacoma RainiersPCLWalks Percentage30.15
    29 record(s)
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Teams Number of teams available League Abbreviation or name of league Rank If team context, indicates Divisional Rank